The table below looks at the statistics for Eclipse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eclipse over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eclipse
Rank 59 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Eclipse 26 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.78% 0.76% -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.47% 5.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
Eclipse
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
193 163 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.23% 13.72% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 104 41
Average daily rate £375 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

Eclipse
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Eclipse across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Eclipse Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Eclipse
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Eclipse across the Edinburgh region.

Eclipse Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Eclipse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Eclipse also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Eclipse.

1 45 (91.84%) Java
2 38 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (63.27%) SOA
4 30 (61.22%) TDD
5 29 (59.18%) JBoss
6 25 (51.02%) XML
6 25 (51.02%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (46.94%) Java EE
8 21 (42.86%) XSLT
9 19 (38.78%) Hibernate
9 19 (38.78%) Performance Monitoring
10 17 (34.69%) JProfiler
10 17 (34.69%) Scrum
11 11 (22.45%) Subversion
11 11 (22.45%) Spring
12 10 (20.41%) REST
13 8 (16.33%) JPA
13 8 (16.33%) Apache CXF
13 8 (16.33%) JSF
13 8 (16.33%) Maven
13 8 (16.33%) Finance
13 8 (16.33%) JAAS
13 8 (16.33%) EJB
13 8 (16.33%) SOAP
13 8 (16.33%) Struts
14 7 (14.29%) JSP
14 7 (14.29%) J2EE
14 7 (14.29%) Open Source
15 6 (12.24%) Selenium
15 6 (12.24%) Cucumber

Eclipse
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Eclipse also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Eclipse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (59.18%) JBoss
2 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) JProfiler
2 11 (22.45%) Subversion
3 8 (16.33%) Maven
4 6 (12.24%) Selenium
4 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (8.16%) Mercurial
5 4 (8.16%) Mockito
5 4 (8.16%) JUnit
5 4 (8.16%) NUnit
6 3 (6.12%) Ant
6 3 (6.12%) JBuilder
6 3 (6.12%) JIRA
6 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.08%) Robolectric
7 2 (4.08%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.04%) Xcode
8 1 (2.04%) Android Studio
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (83.67%) Developer
2 36 (73.47%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Leader
6 4 (8.16%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Android Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Tester
7 2 (4.08%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.04%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Business Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Java Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) XML
2 23 (46.94%) Java EE
3 21 (42.86%) XSLT
4 19 (38.78%) Hibernate
5 11 (22.45%) Spring
6 10 (20.41%) REST
7 8 (16.33%) JPA
7 8 (16.33%) JAAS
7 8 (16.33%) Apache CXF
7 8 (16.33%) JSF
7 8 (16.33%) EJB
7 8 (16.33%) SOAP
7 8 (16.33%) Struts
8 7 (14.29%) JSP
8 7 (14.29%) J2EE
9 5 (10.20%) Middleware
9 5 (10.20%) Servlets
9 5 (10.20%) jBPM
9 5 (10.20%) JSON
9 5 (10.20%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Open Source
2 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Android
2 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (63.27%) SOA
3 30 (61.22%) TDD
4 25 (51.02%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (38.78%) Performance Monitoring
6 17 (34.69%) Scrum
7 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Workflow
7 5 (10.20%) Android Development
7 5 (10.20%) BPMN
8 4 (8.16%) UML
8 4 (8.16%) CRM
8 4 (8.16%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.12%) Performance Testing
9 3 (6.12%) Web Application Development
9 3 (6.12%) System Testing
10 2 (4.08%) User Stories
10 2 (4.08%) BDD
10 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.08%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) Java
2 6 (12.24%) C#
3 5 (10.20%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) XPath
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) IBM
2 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.04%) Apple
2 1 (2.04%) Google
2 1 (2.04%) Guidewire